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As Charter Schools Expand, Research and Evidence-Based Practices Are Critical

The charter school movement has grown exponentially since the early 1990s, when Minnesota passed the first state law allowing the establishment of public charter schools. Across 43 states and the District of Columbia, 7,000 charter schools now enroll more than 3 million students, according to a National Center for Education Statistics report co-authored by AIR. […]

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AppleTree Early Learning Public Charter School Celebrates its LEA Tier 1 Schools, @AppleTree Partnership Schools, and Parklands Campus

AppleTree Early Learning Public Charter School Celebrates its LEA Tier 1 Schools, @AppleTree Partnership Schools, and Parklands Campus   On October 28, 2019, the DC Public Charter School Board (DC PCSB) released its annual School Quality Report https://dcpcsb.org/compare-schools.  We are pleased to report that our following campuses have received a Tier 1 rating: Columbia Heights […]

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NSVF Press Release

AppleTree Schools Funded to Support Diverse Teachers in PreK-12 Classrooms   Funding and management assistance from NewSchools Venture Fund will fuel efforts to recruit, support and cultivate more classroom teachers of color Washington, DC, October 23, 2019– AppleTree Schools is proud to announce its selection as a member of the Diverse Teachers cohort at NewSchools […]

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AppleTree’s Wish Project

The AppleTree organization is pleased to announce the launch of the Wish Project. We asked families what they wished for the most during the holiday season. We aim to empower our families by leveraging our connections with the community, and turning family wishes into reality. Please visit to learn more about how you can support […]

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